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Send Us Your Story of a Great Dad Hero!

Last year around this time, we asked you for the lowdown on a few remarkable dads and created a contest we call “Dad Heroes.” We received dozens of nominations from all over L.A., praising the virtues of stay-at-home dads, dads who worked all day but still found time to chair their school’s PTA, dads who soldiered on despite life-threatening illness, dads who cooked, cleaned, helped with homework, … Read Article

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Win a 3-Day Guest Pass to Steve & Kate’s Camp!

Voted as Best Summer Camp during our Best Of 2014 Reader Favorites competition, Steve & Kate’s Camp is offering an exclusive giveaway just for L.A. Parent readers! Enter to win a 3-Day Guest Pass (valued at $267) to Steve & Kate’s Camp this summer! Steve & Kate’s camp conforms to kids, not the other way around. Instead of a rigid structure, they give campers a choice and offer tools … Read Article

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New Star Wars Display Unveiled at LEGOLAND

What’s 13 feet high, eight feet wide, weighs 1,900 pounds and is one of the newest Los Angeles attractions? If you guessed the new Death Star Model Display at LEGOLAND California Resort, you’re correct! Made with more than 500,000 LEGO bricks and unveiled in early March, this interactive display is the largest to be added to Star Wars Miniland, which first opened to guests in 2011. Patterned … Read Article

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A Hop Toward Independence

In “Betty Bunny Loves Easter,” by local author Michael B. Kaplan (Dial Books for Young Readers), the title character is a handful, bursting with energy and excitement. This determined and boisterous bunny refuses to let her family quell her joy over the Easter holiday, which is the very next day. Her dream is to grow up to be the Easter Bunny, delivering baskets full of candy and toys not just on … Read Article